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Object ID # 2008.004.114
Object Name Box
Lexicon category 7: Distribution & Transportation Artifact
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Red-painted, wooden, hinge-lidded box. The lid is flat. The corners have wooden joinery.
Provenance Unknown. It was found in Southern Ontario. It was last owned by Orme and Dorene Kilburn, of Stratford, Ontario, who collected vintage farm items.
Collection Miscellaneous Tools & Equipment Collection
Material Wood
Found Ontario
Function Perhaps a toolbox. Appraiser John Moldenhauer suggests that it is a horsenail box.